The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 76 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 25 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.83% 1.42% 2.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.04% 8.62% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 17
Average salary £80,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £76,250 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
WebSphere
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
249 174 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.23% 16.43% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 175 147 136
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,247 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Essex

WebSphere
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -14 10 £81,250 +1.56%
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 56 (88.89%) Oracle
2 35 (55.56%) Finance
3 31 (49.21%) WebLogic
3 31 (49.21%) JBoss
4 29 (46.03%) GlassFish
5 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 26 (41.27%) SOA
6 26 (41.27%) TIBCO
6 26 (41.27%) Middleware
6 26 (41.27%) Relational Database
7 24 (38.10%) Java
8 19 (30.16%) webMethods
8 19 (30.16%) TOGAF
9 18 (28.57%) PL/SQL
9 18 (28.57%) Ant
9 18 (28.57%) JMS
9 18 (28.57%) Data Mining
9 18 (28.57%) IBM
9 18 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (28.57%) Hibernate
9 18 (28.57%) Maven
9 18 (28.57%) NoSQL
9 18 (28.57%) Gradle
10 16 (25.40%) RDBMS
11 15 (23.81%) J2EE
12 13 (20.63%) IIS
12 13 (20.63%) Windows
12 13 (20.63%) Linux
12 13 (20.63%) UML
12 13 (20.63%) Tomcat

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (49.21%) WebLogic
1 31 (49.21%) JBoss
2 29 (46.03%) GlassFish
3 13 (20.63%) Tomcat
3 13 (20.63%) IIS
4 12 (19.05%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.05%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) DNS
1 10 (15.87%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 26 (41.27%) Relational Database
3 18 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 18 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 16 (25.40%) RDBMS
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) Ant
1 18 (28.57%) Maven
1 18 (28.57%) Gradle
2 10 (15.87%) Subversion
2 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) JUnit
General
1 35 (55.56%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.94%) Automotive
4 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Architect
2 20 (31.75%) Developer
3 18 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 13 (20.63%) Integration Architect
4 13 (20.63%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (15.87%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Programmer
9 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Java Programmer
9 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Integration Architect
10 1 (1.59%) Senior Integration Engineer
10 1 (1.59%) Software Programmer
10 1 (1.59%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.27%) Middleware
2 18 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 18 (28.57%) JMS
3 15 (23.81%) J2EE
4 11 (17.46%) CSS
4 11 (17.46%) HTML
5 8 (12.70%) Spring
6 6 (9.52%) JSP
6 6 (9.52%) Web Services
6 6 (9.52%) HTML5
7 5 (7.94%) Swing
7 5 (7.94%) Ajax
7 5 (7.94%) Java EE
8 2 (3.17%) Spring MVC
8 2 (3.17%) JPA
8 2 (3.17%) Java SE
8 2 (3.17%) EJB
8 2 (3.17%) Servlets
8 2 (3.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Windows
1 13 (20.63%) Linux
1 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (15.87%) UNIX
2 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) SOA
2 19 (30.16%) TOGAF
3 18 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.63%) UML
5 12 (19.05%) ITIL
6 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (15.87%) Load Balancing
7 10 (15.87%) OOP
7 10 (15.87%) OO
8 8 (12.70%) MVC
9 7 (11.11%) Project Management
9 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.35%) Content Management
11 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (3.17%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) Java
2 18 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 12 (19.05%) Perl
3 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.87%) Bash Shell
5 10 (15.87%) Korn
6 8 (12.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) vCloud
2 10 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.87%) Hyper-V
2 10 (15.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Puppet
1 10 (15.87%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (15.87%) Ansible
Vendors
1 56 (88.89%) Oracle
2 26 (41.27%) TIBCO
3 19 (30.16%) webMethods
4 18 (28.57%) IBM
5 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
6 10 (15.87%) VMware
6 10 (15.87%) F5
6 10 (15.87%) SaltStack
7 2 (3.17%) Software AG